Phil Bieber philbieber at
Fri May 25 06:50:38 BST 2007

On 5/25/07, Stew Schneider <stew.schneider at> wrote:
> OK...this is probably just real dumb, but how do you change the host name?
> sudo hostname george will change the host to george, but then you get an
> error from gethostname(). Changing /etc/hostname and rebooting will,
> iirc, do it, but that seems a kludge.
> stew

In case you use the GUI, go to System Settings -> Networking and there
should be some option to change it!
I don't have my box handy, so I can't check...

Philipp Bieber
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